User base growth boosts live-streaming platform Huya's Q3 profits

Screenshot of Huya's logo (Image Credit: Tony Xu / Technode) Chinese game live-streaming platform Huya reported…


Regulator censures Bytedance’s search engine for smearing national hero

The Beijing office of the Cyber Administration of China (CAC) on Monday summoned executives from Bytedance’s Jinri…


Didi driver stabs passenger following argument

The exterior of a Didi building in Beijing on Oct. 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) A verified driver on…


Paying user growth drives Tencent Music’s Q3 revenue beat

Screenshot of Tencent Music Entertainment Group's official website (Image credit: TechNode) Tencent Music Entertainment…


Tencent partners with Nintendo on console games for US

Tencent logo at World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Chinese gaming…


Alibaba's Singles Day sales reach $26.4 billion in first 12 hours

Screenshot of the event logo for Alibaba's Nov. 11 shopping festival. (Image credit: TechNode) Chinese consumers spent…


Strategy game catapults Alibaba's Aligame into October top 10 on iOS

Screenshot of Sangokushi Strategy's page on Apple's China App Store. (Image Credit: TechNode) Chinese e-commerce giant…


Bytedance launches consumer lending app on Android

A photo of Bytedance's Shanghai office. (Image credit: Technode/Shi Jiayi) Bytedance in October quietly launched a…


China’s online gaming cheats turn to hardware to evade detection

Cheaters often target shooter title "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds." (Image Credit: PUBG Corp) The recent banning of…


Tencent quietly launches video chat social app Maohu

Screenshot of the App Store page of Maohu. (Image Credit: TechNode) Tencent has recently launched a video chat-based…